Reported double deal for Alisson Becker and Matthijs de Ligt would surely give Liverpool the best defence in Europe

AS Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker celebrates the victory after the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between AS Roma and Shakhtar Donetsk at Stadio Olimpico on March 13,...

Liverpool's squad would surely be complete if they signed the Roma stopper and the Ajax defender.

Manager Jurgen Klopp speaks to the media during the Liverpool FC Press Conference at Anfield on August 22, 2017 in Liverpool, England.

Liverpool have often been criticised this season for their fragile back-line, although they have undoubtedly improved since Virgil van Dijk arrived at Anfield in January.

Jürgen Klopp still has a lot of work to do, however, if he is to build a squad who are capable of challenging Manchester City for the Premier League title next season.

The addition of a world-class goalkeeper and another top class centre-back will be of paramount importance to the Reds' hopes of challenging for major honours next season.

Alisson Becker of AS Roma during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg between AS Roma and FC Barcelona  at Stadio Olimpico on April 10, 2018 in Rome, Italy.

According to Sky Sports, Liverpool have identified Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker as a key summer transfer target, and whilst the Brazilian would be an exceptional signing for the Reds, they would need to compliment his arrival with another centre-back, and who better than Ajax youngster Matthijs de Ligt.

According to the Mirror, Roma's Alisson is available for around £52 million this summer, whilst the Ajax defender is valued at around £45 million, according to the Sun.

Tammy Abraham of Chelsea and Matthijs de Ligt of Ajax in action during the UEFA Youth League quarter final match between Chelsea and Ajax at Chelsea Training Ground on March 15, 2016 in...

For a total of £97 million, the Merseyside outfit could get themselves two exceptional players, and with the £145 million they received from Philippe Coutinho's sale to Barcelona in January burning a hole in their pocket, they would easily be able to afford the two players.

Liverpool fans are expecting their side to make a sustained push for the Premier League title next season, after going 28 years without a top flight trophy, and if Klopp manages to bring Alisson and De Ligt to Anfield in the summer, they will have every chance of doing just that.

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